Responses to Marine Renewable Consultations

Wave power generation
Wave power generation
WDC is consulted on a number of marine renewable development initiatives every year. We shall seek to publish all of our responses whenever possible.

Scotland: Comment on EIA scoping report: Port of Ardersier Offshore renewables masterplan: February 2013
Scotland: Comment on Pilot Pentland Firth & Orkney waters marine spatial plan SEA scoping report: February 2013 
UK: Submission to UK Climate Change Select Committee: The Future of Marine Renewable Energy in the UK: November 2011

Responses to offshore wind farms

Beatrice, Scotland
Comment on Beatrice Transmission Works: Environmental Scoping Report: July 2011

Dogger Bank Creyke Beck, England
Written representation to The Planning Inspectorate March 2014
Satement of Common Ground between WDC and Forewind March 2014
Comments on Dogger Bank Creyke Beck Draft Environmental Statement May 2013

Dogger Bank Teeside A & B, England
Response to ExA's second written questions November 2014
Statement of Common Ground between Forewind and WDC September 2014
Response to ExA's first written questions part 2 September 2014
Response to ExA's first written questions September 2014
Written representation to The Planning Inspectorate July 2014
Comments on Dogger Bank Teeside A & B Draft Environmental Statement November 2013

East Anglia Three
Statement of Common Ground between East Anglia THREE and WDC July 2016
Written representation to The Planning Inspectorate July 2016

Hornsea Offshore Wind Farm (Zone 4) - Project Two
Response to request for comments on proposed mitigation measures July 2016
Response to request for comments on the harbour porpoise pSAC June 2016
Response to request for comments on HRA May 2016
Response to request for further information December 2015
Statement of Common Ground between SMart Wind Ltd. and WDC August 2015
Written representation to the Planning Inspectorate July 2015 

Navitus Bay, England
Written Representation to The Planning Inspectorate Ocotber 2014 
Comment on Navitus Bay Preliminary Environmental Information Report November 2013

Comment on Navitus Bay Wind Park March 2013

Rampion, England
Comment on Rampion Offshore Wind Farm July 2012

Rhiannon, Wales
Comments on Rhiannon Wind Farm Preliminary Environmental Information May 2014

Walney Extension, England
Response to ExA's second written questions March 2014
Written representation to The Planning Inspectorate December 2013
Statement of Common Ground between WDC and DONG Energy December 2013
Comment on Walney Extension Draft Environmental Statement April 2013
Comment on Walney Extension Preliminary Environmental Information Report October 2012

Responses to wave applications

Brough Head, Scotland
Comments on Brough Head Scoping Report: September 2011

Responses to tidal applications

Admiralty Inlet, USA
Comment on the license application at Admiralty Inlet December 2013 

Blackney Passage, Canada
Response to Blackney Passage Proposal November 2012

Southern Vancouver Island, Canada
Comment for investigative licenses at Southern Vancouver Island February 2013

Anglesey tidal energy, Wales
Comment on proposed locations for Anglesey tidal energy July 2013 

Pembrokeshire Tidal Energy Project, Wales
Comment on Pembrokeshire Tidal Energy Project – EIA Scoping Report November 2007

Tidal Lagoon Swansea Bay, Wales
Response to Tidal Lagoon Swansea Bay draft Environmental Statement December 2013
Comment on Tidal Lagoon Swansea Bay PEI Report July 2013